Join us on a literary world trip!
Add this book to bookshelf
Grey
Write a new comment Default profile 50px
Grey
Subscribe to read the full book or read the first pages for free!
All characters reduced
Conceiving - Preventing and Treating Infertility - cover

Conceiving - Preventing and Treating Infertility

Dr. Pierre Miron, Mathieu Provençal, Denis Gingras

Translator Barbara Sandilands

Publisher: Dundurn

  • 1
  • 1
  • 0

Summary

In recent years, infertility has become a medical phenomenon that affects more and more adults of reproductive age. In western countries, between 10 and 15 percent of couples are infertile. These couples are victims of a silent human tragedy that can cause major suffering and significantly erode quality of life. This work presents a guide to reproductive difficulties and the medical approaches that can help prevent and treat infertility.
 
 
Inside, you will find:


The kinds and causes of infertility that affect men and women
A thorough look at key treatments, including in-vitro fertilization
Prenatal screening and other critical post-conception procedures
Health advice for conception and pregnancy

Other books that might interest you

  • Introducing Hegel - A Graphic Guide - cover

    Introducing Hegel - A Graphic Guide

    Lloyd Spencer

    • 1
    • 1
    • 0
    INTRODUCING guide to the hugely influential German thinker. Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel is one of the greatest thinkers of all time. No other philosopher has had such a profound impact on the ideas and political events of the 20th century. Hegel's influential writings on philosophy, politics, history and art are parts of a larger systematic whole. They are also among the most difficult in the entire literature of philosophy. Introducing Hegel guides us through a spectacular system of thought which aimed to make sense of history. The book also provides new perspectives on contemporary postmodern debates about 'metanarratives' (Lyotard) and the 'end of history' (Fukuyama). It is an ideal introduction to this crucial figure in the history of philosophy, and is indispensable for anyone trying to understand such key modern thinkers as Marx, Lacan, Satre and Adorno.
    Show book
  • Guide for Architecture Students - cover

    Guide for Architecture Students

    Kahina Ferreira

    • 0
    • 2
    • 0
    I made this book thinking of you, of how difficult the life of an architecture student is in all dimensions. Ive been there.
    In it you will find great hints and tips on what to expect from the course, what the teachers are really asking, how to manage your time, and how to improve your cultural know-how, as well as to find why youre taking this course and how to remake yourself as a person. I will be encouraging you to go all the way to graduation day. You will learn to deal with failure and mistakes, to stay focus on your target, about the sacrifices that the course requires for you to succeed, to be disciplined, and most of all, what is architecture all about.
    Ive also added a terminology for architecture so that you become acquainted with the architecture jargon and enrich your knowledge.
    Show book
  • Common Sense - Originally Written By Thomas Paine - cover

    Common Sense - Originally...

    Christopher Scott

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    Common Sense by Thomas Paine is the most compelling case for freedom ever made. It's the most influential book in American History. It's not just a book for Americans but a case for humanity and it's ideas are as relevant today as ever.
     
    There's just one problem. Published in 1776 it was written in Old English and it could very well be another language for someone trying to read it today. The original manuscript is nearly impossible to understand.
     
    For the first time ever it's been translated into modern English so that everyone can read and understand it. It's a book that offers nothing more than simple facts, plain arguments and commonsense. Some people won't agree with the principles, but it doesn't make them any less true today than they were when it was originally written.
    Show book
  • Anonymity - cover

    Anonymity

    Alison Macrina, Talya Cooper

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    Formally launched in 2014, ALA's Center for the Future of Libraries works to identify emerging trends relevant to libraries and the communities they serve, promote futuring and innovation techniques to help librarians and library professionals shape their future, and build connections with experts and innovative thinkers to help libraries address emerging issues. The first volume in a new series presented in partnership with the Center, Anonymity explores the roles and ramifications of this hallmark of technology. In the virtual realm, anonymity means that such bedrock values of librarianship as privacy, free speech, and intellectual freedom coexist uneasily with the proliferation of fake news, sexist and racist sentiments, and repugnant ideologies. As trusted guardians of knowledge, libraries and librarians can fill a growing need for reputable information and open dialog. Macrina, founder and director of the Library Freedom Project and a core contributor to the Tor Project, along with co-author Cooper, whose important advocacy in archives informs this work, discuss apps (Whisper, Secret) and forums (Reddit) that promote anonymity as a central feature, even as so-called true anonymity remains elusive because of pervasive user data tracking. They also examine how anonymous content has become valuable fodder for both news organizations and clickbait websites. Will the rise of anonymity and the vulnerabilities it exposes, especially for governments and businesses, lead to a movement against it? Or have our society and its technology passed the point of no return? Bringing issues and viewpoints from outside the profession into the conversation, this book will encourage libraries to think about anonymity and what it means for the future of our institutions.
    Show book
  • Ancient Law - cover

    Ancient Law

    Henry James Sumner Maine

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    "Ancient Law" by Henry James Sumner Maine. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.
    Show book
  • The Knowledge Management Handbook - Everything You Need To Know About Knowledge Management - cover

    The Knowledge Management...

    Mia Golden

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    This book is your ultimate Knowledge Management resource. Here you will find the most up-to-date information, facts, quotes and much more. 
     
    In easy to read chapters, with extensive references and links to get you to know all there is to know about Knowledge Management's whole picture right away. Get countless Knowledge Management facts right at your fingertips with this essential resource. 
     
    The Knowledge Management Handbook is the single and largest Knowledge Management reference book. This compendium of information is the authoritative source for all your entertainment, reference, and learning needs. It will be your go-to source for any Knowledge Management questions. 
     
    A mind-tickling encyclopedia on Knowledge Management, a treat in its entirety and an oasis of learning about what you don't yet know...but are glad you found. The Knowledge Management Handbook will answer all of your needs, and much more.
    Show book